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NamePositionTerm of officeArea of Responsibility
Mrs Ann DixonHeadteacher05/2012  
Mr Bill PatonTrustee / Chair 07/202207/2026Computing, Online Safety, Premises and Health and Safety
Mrs Victoria PaceTrustee / Vice Chair05/202005/2024Modern Foreign Languages (MFL)
Mrs Patricia IrvingTrustee05/202005/2024Pupil Premium, SEND, PLAC/LAC and Safeguarding
Mrs Valerie JohnstonTrustee07/2020 07/2024Sport Premium, Geography, Art and DT
Mrs Julie JefferiesTrustee02/201902/2023Literacy and History
Mrs Katherine HoweParent Trustee02/202202/2026
Mr Matthew DonaldsonParent Trustee07/202107/2025 Maths and Science
Miss Jannette BrooksCompany Secretary / Business Manager05/2012  
Mrs Kerami RobertsMember11/2017  
Mrs Karen HallMember11/2017  
Mrs Yvonne OakesMember11/2018  
Mr Chris BrackenMember12/2021

Meeting Schedule 2021/2022

Thursday 14th October 2021
Governing Body Meeting (Curriculum and Standards focus)

Thursday 18th November 2021
Finance, Audit and General Purposes

Thursday 2nd December 2021
Governing Body General Meeting and AGM

Thursday 17th February 2022
Governing Body Meeting (Curriculum and Standards focus)

Thursday 31st March 2022
Finance, Audit and General Purposes

Thursday 26th May 2022
Finance, Audit and General Purposes

Thursday 7th July 2022
Governing Body General Meeting

Governing Body Membership

Governing Body Meeting attendance 20-21

Firthmoor Academy Performance and Comparison Data

Declaration of Business and Financial Interests

NamePositionName of BusinessNature of BusinessNature of InterestDate Interest beganDate interest ceased
Mrs Ann DixonHeadteacherNone    
Mrs Victoria Pace


Vice Chair

Primary Language SolutionsDirector / OwnerPrimary Languages / EducationJan 2010Ongoing
Mrs Patricia IrvingTrusteeNone    
Mrs Valerie Johnston TrusteeHealthwatch Darlington


Tees Valley Rural Action (TVRA)

Durham and Darlington Foundation Trust

North East Pensioner Association

North East Forum on Ageing








April 2018


April 2019

March 2019


Mr Bill PatonTrustee

Mrs Julie JefferiesTrusteeNone    
Mr Matthew DonaldsonParent TrusteeNone
Mrs Katherine Howe Parent Trustee None    
Miss Jannette BrooksCompany Secretary / Business ManagerNone
Mrs Karen HallMemberNone    
Mrs Kerami RobertsMember
TrusteeNov 19 
Mrs Yvonne OakesMemberNone    
Mr Chris BrackenMemberLingfield Education TrustPrimary AcademyGovernance ManagerJul 16

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We do not store personal information about individuals who visit this site except where they provide contact information via our contact us page and contact forms available on various pages throughout the website.

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Your contact details are kept securely and are only accessed by authorised members of staff as part of the provision of school services. If you do not wish us to keep this contact information please tell us.

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This website contains links to other websites. The School is not responsible for the privacy practices of other sites or organisations and recommends you consult the privacy information on those sites.

This policy will be reviewed and updated versions will be posted on the website.

If you have any questions about the use of your personal information, the Information Commissioner is the independent regulator for both Data Protection and Freedom of Information.